Charlotte Hornets Front Office
Many of the lottery teams want to trade their pick for a proven player.
The Wolves have won the lottery with the Lakers moving up to No. 2 and the 76ers staying at No. 3.
The NBA has released the list of on-stage participants for next week's draft lottery.
Al Jefferson finished the season averaging 16.6 points and 8.4 rebounds and shooting 48 percent from the field.
Lance Stephenson has averaged 8.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 4.1 assists this season compared to 13.8 points, 7.2 rebounds and 4.6 assists last season.
J.R. Smith had a -4.3 BPM with the Knicks and +3.4 with the Cavaliers for a difference of +7.7.
Kemba Walker will return to the Hornets' lineup on Wednesday after missing 18 games due to knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus on Jan. 28.
Russell Westbrook averaged a triple-double as he led the Thunder to a 2-1 week.
Michael Jordan qualifies as the 1,741st richest person in the world.
Fourteen other teams are in the top-10 in either offensive or defensive efficiency.
The Thunder, Suns, Jazz, Pacers, Heat, Hornets, Pistons, Nuggets, Kings, Magic, Lakers, 76ers, Knicks and Wolves missed the playoffs. Here's where they struggled and where there's hope.